"There will come a time when you believe everything is finished. That will be the beginning." — Louis L'Amour. This year's #100dayproject is all about the doodle for me. It's my meditation, my therapy, my escape from the noise of my thoughts. For 100 days this year I'm sharing these little mark making experiments with … Continue reading 100 days of doodles: 1-9
It's that time of year again , Instagram is full to bursting of 100 day projects. I love the variety of ideas that populate this challenge. This is my third year of participating.
In no particular order, these are the realisations that accompanied this project. These were observations I heard over and over again in my thoughts, page after page...
“I try to create fantastic things, magical things, things like in a dream. The world needs more fantasy."
~ Salvador Dali.
“Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere.."
~ Carl Sagan.
100 doodles from 100 photos in my phone.
This is the last but one week of my extended summer project. The last steps of a marathon. I have mixed feelings about it ending ...
“Only that in you which is me can hear what I'm saying." ~ Ram Dass.
100 doodles from 100 photos in my phone. The story continues...
100 doodles from 100 photos in my phone. The story continues:
It's past 100 days since I began this project now, but I'm going to see it through..
The more years I spend in this life, the more comfortable I am with being a beginner. I've been drawing since I was first able to grasp a pencil in one of my tiny uncoordinated mits. Some decades on, the coordination is improving, it's still a practice..
When I set out on this project, I was talking about it with some friends, I remember saying how 'it might not be 100 consecutive days, but I'm determined to see this through to the end".
Every day I learn something new. Some days its to do with drawing, but more often it's a bigger learning about the bigger world. I can't always articulate the enormity of these lessons. But I will have a go: Here's the next 7 learnings I've uncovered!